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Competition: Send us your favourite photos of Lancashire and win a camera worth nearly £300!

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The CPS says it will p rosecute complaints of hate crime online "with the same robust and proactive approach used with offline offending

Online and offline hate crime must be taken equally seriously, new CPS rules say

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Emergency services at the scene of the fire in Burnley last night

Crews tackle house fire in Burnley

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Have you seen Olivia?

UPDATE: Missing three-year-old Burnley girl found

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Motorists told to prepare for slow moving traffic

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Cannabis farm found by police in Burnley

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Bruce Forsyth has died aged 89

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Man suffers fractured skull after sickening takeaway assault

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Nobody is believed to have been seriously hurt

Road blocked after two-car collision

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Chicken wings? KFC join the jet set with first UK airport restaurant at Manchester T3

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One for the, er, road

Plane drunk: Ryanair wants two-drink limit for passengers

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Steep climb in number of air passengers arrested for drunken behavior

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Parking mad - Bungling council slammed for only resurfacing middle of residential street to save money

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Rail fares have increased twice as much as pay since 2010

Rail fares have risen twice as much as wages since 2010

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Online and offline hate crime must be taken equally seriously, new CPS rules say

Crime
Have you seen Olivia?

UPDATE: Missing three-year-old Burnley girl found

Crime
Police are appealing for witnesses

Man suffers fractured skull after sickening takeaway assault

Crime
Nobody is believed to have been seriously hurt

Road blocked after two-car collision

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Support offered for young people worried about exam results

Education
There has been a sharp rise in the number of counselling sessions for 16-18-year-olds

Exam worries lead to increasing numbers of young people looking for help

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New undergraduates can find the first year of university a "real surprise"

Three-year degree courses 'too slow and undemanding for many students'

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Nando's is giving away free chicken to all A-Level students on Thursday.

Nando's giving away FREE chicken to all A-level students

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UK is 55 million years too late for fracking to work, says expert

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KFC's Chicken AM

Chicken wings? KFC join the jet set with first UK airport restaurant at Manchester T3

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One for the bank holiday barbecue

Aldi set to bring back 16oz rump steak for less than a fiver

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Seven-year-old asks Jeremy Corbyn: "When will you be Prime Minister?"

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Mike Holden

Burnley man trumps the President on Twitter

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HMS Queen Elizabeth

The UK's newest aircraft carrier arrives in Portsmouth

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Coun. Rosemary Carroll

Former Mayor censured over racist joke share

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UK is 55 million years too late for fracking to work, says expert

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HMS Queen Elizabeth

The UK's newest aircraft carrier arrives in Portsmouth

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Theresa May, Secretary of State James Brokenshire, and Arlene Foster at the Balmoral Show last month

A deal for every vote: How the DUP will support Theresa May

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Theresa May's future as Prime Minister and leader of the Conservatives was being openly questioned after her decision to hold a snap election disastrously backfired.

Theresa May's future as Prime Minister is questioned after snap election backfires

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Digital autopsy service launches in Lancashire

Health
We find out about the overhaul in 999 systems

Revamped 999 system aims to reach seriously ill patients even faster

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Sue Thompson, head of the Rosemere Cancer Foundation, during preparations for her 140 mile sponsored walk with consultant oncologist Dr Gerry Skailes,

Cancer boss stepping out to raise £1.5m for foundation that has helped thousands

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Is your child on a 'clean eating' diet?

How ‘clean eating’ can damage children’s health

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Mark and Sarah and their son Oliver hand over their second cold cot to staff at the
East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust.

Couple's gift to grieving parents honours memory of their baby daughter

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